Oct. 15, 2014
BOCA RATON, Fla. (October 15, 2014) – Florida Atlantic men’s tennis is sending several players to compete in the 2014 UTSA/ITA Southeast Regional Championships, October 16-20 in Athens, GA. Several FAU student-athletes are traveling to Athens to compete against players from 15 schools representing 6 conferences. The tournament will consist of a 32-draw field in singles and a 43-draw field in doubles.
FAU seniors Will Neuner and Richard Meade are making the trip to Athens, as well as two newcomers FAU freshman Alexander Gitin and Kian Mclean. The tournament, which starts on Thursday, should be a good chance for the experienced Neuner and Meade to play top competition and prepare for the season. Gitin and Mclean will get a chance to experience top college level tennis early in their first season with the Owls.
FAU men’s tennis will play in several more tournaments this fall in preparation for the spring season. The next tournament is the Georgia Southern Invitational in Stateboro, GA October 24-26.